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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.